SOURCE: Prudential plc

December 13, 2005 11:27 ET

Prudential plc - Rule 2.10 announcement

LONDON, UK -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 13, 2005 --

Prudential plc

13 December 2005

For Immediate Release

Prudential plc ("Prudential")

Rule 2.10 announcement - Update of Relevant Securities in Issue

In accordance with Rule 2.10 of the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers, Prudential confirms that since its previous announcement under Rule 2.10 the number of ordinary shares of 5p in issue has increased to 2,386,763,403.

The International Securities Identification Number for Prudential's ordinary shares is GB0007099541.

Additional information:

Prudential plc is not affiliated in any manner with Prudential Financial, Inc, a company whose principal place of business is in the United States of America.

Contact name for Enquiries

Sylvia Edwards
020 7548 3826


Company official responsible for making notification

Susan Henderson, Deputy Group Secretary
020 7548 3805


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